Oncology and Fibroids
Sentinel biopsy most effective in..? (AIPG 2010)
a. The sentinel lymph node is the hypothetical first lymph node or group of nodes reached by metastasizing cancer cells from a primary tumour.
b. The main advantage of this procedure is that it decreases unnecessary lymph node dissections where it is not necessary.
c. Vulvar cancer was the first and most promising gynecological site for the sentinel lymph node biopsy strategy.
d. The role of Sentinel node detection in cervix cancer is purely investigational as of now & complete lymphadenectomy when indicated should be done